Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sun over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Sun
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 - 76
Rank change year-on-year - +76 -13
Contract jobs citing Sun 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.84% - 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.21% - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £325 - -
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £77 £425
% change year-on-year +387.01% -81.88% +51.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £19.15 - £8.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £19.15 - £8.50

Sun is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Nottinghamshire.

All Vendors
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 362 395 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 37.99% 41.02% 38.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 191 214
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.64% +10.67% -
10th Percentile £263 £281 £213
90th Percentile £538 £575 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 27
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £12.28 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.41% -12.32% +4.67%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £10.35
90th Percentile £20.32 £20.10 £19.90
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings citing Sun as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Nottinghamshire

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sun in Nottinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in Nottinghamshire

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sun in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sun in Nottinghamshire

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun in Nottinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in Nottinghamshire

Sun
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham - 8 £325 -
Sun
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 7 (87.50%) Solaris
1 7 (87.50%) Apache
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) iPlanet
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) Clustering
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) JBoss
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) AIX
2 6 (75.00%) HPUX
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (75.00%) F5
3 5 (62.50%) High Availability
3 5 (62.50%) J2EE
3 5 (62.50%) SUSE
4 4 (50.00%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) C-shell

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 6 (75.00%) iPlanet
2 6 (75.00%) JBoss
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) FCoE
4 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (25.00%) NAS
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Solaris Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Solaris
2 6 (75.00%) AIX
2 6 (75.00%) HPUX
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 5 (62.50%) SUSE
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (62.50%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (25.00%) C-shell
1 2 (25.00%) Korn
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CCAB
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) KVM
2 2 (25.00%) Samba
2 2 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) F5
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) PlateSpin
4 2 (25.00%) Veritas
5 1 (12.50%) Borland
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Cognos
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Opsware
5 1 (12.50%) StorageTek